morus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μόρον ‎(móron)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mōrus f ‎(genitive mōrī); second declension

  1. the black mulberry tree

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative mōrus mōrī
genitive mōrī mōrōrum
dative mōrō mōrīs
accusative mōrum mōrōs
ablative mōrō mōrīs
vocative mōre mōrī

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References[edit]

  • morus” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • morus” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to die at a good old age: exacta aetate mori
    • (ambiguous) to starve oneself to death: inediā mori or vitam finire
    • (ambiguous) to die a natural death: necessaria (opp. voluntaria) morte mori
    • (ambiguous) to die of wounds: ex vulnere mori (Fam. 10. 33)